TV New Tricks (BBC 2003-2015 with James Bolam, Amanda Redman, Dennis Waterman) Published 4 weeks ago on May 20, 2019 Crime drama series New Tricks took the Cold Case took it’s natural extreme by bringing out of retirement a group of ageing detectives to tackle vintage cases. The series began with a 90 minute pilot which saw Detective Superintendent Sandra Pullman put in charge of a special new police unit dedicated to investigating unsolved murders – she is not overly pleased with her new squad though as they are made up of a trio of retired ex-tecss who have a very different 1970’s style attitude to policing. Ladies man Gerry Standing is only back because he need the cash to support his numerous ex-wifes, Brian Lane has a photographic memory when it comes to facts and figures and Jack Halford has never really been able to settle into retirement. A nicely enjoyable series New Tricks became one of the BBC’s most popular and dependable shows over the course of almost a decade, the last few seasons saw too many cast changes however by 2015 it was clear the show had run it’s course. There was a gap of almost a year between the broadcast of the pilot and the beginning of the series. production details cast AMANDA REDMAN as Sandra Pullman DENNIS WATERMAN as Gerry Standing ALUN ARMSTRONG as Brian Lane JAMES BOLAM as Jack Halford SUSAN JAMESON as Esther Lane ANTHONY CALF as D.A.C. Strickland crew Creator: Roy Mitchell Theme Music: It’s Alright sung by Dennis Waterman UK | BBC 1 – Wall To Wall | x50 minutes | Broadcast 27 March 2003 – 6 September 2015 Alun ArmstrongAmanda RedmanAnthony CalfCrime And MysteryDennis WatermanDramaJames BolamRoy MitchellSusan Jameson Advertisement advertisement and this just in Episodes1 day ago Top Gear Season 27 Premieres Sun 16 Jun 2019 on BBC Two New series. In their first adventure together, Freddie Flintoff, Chris Harris and Paddy McGuinness head to the searing heat of... Episodes1 day ago Murder Loves Company: Killer Coverup (S1EP5 ID Thurs 20 Jun 2019) Killer Coverup: After a beloved friend and co-worker goes missing on a desolate mountain, detectives must sort through a list... Episodes1 day ago Alone: Up in Flames (S6EP3 HISTORY Thurs 20 Jun 2019) Up in Flames: The survivalists who remain see the efforts of their labor as they procure food, but as they... Episodes1 day ago Mountain Men: Darkness Falls (S8EP3 HISTORY Thurs 20 Jun 2019) Darkness Falls: Mike must navigate through bear country with a cache of fresh meat strapped to his back; Morgan braves... Episodes1 day ago Beat Bobby Flay: Chi-Town Throws Down (S20EP11 Food Network Thurs 20 Jun 2019) Chi-Town Throws Down: Actress Sophia Bush and chef Carla Hall decide whether chef Aaron Cuschieri or chef Jill Barron, who... search EPISODES Episodes1 day ago iZombie: Death of a Car Salesman (S5EP8 The CW Thurs 20 Jun 2019) Death of a Car Salesman: Liv (Rose McIver) and Ravi (Rahul Kohli) each consume the brain of a very dislikable... Episodes1 day ago Siren: All In (S2EP10 Freeform Thurs 20 Jun 2019) All In: With Elaine Pownall’s health worsening, she seeks treatment from the military’s medical trial using mermaid cells, but the... Episodes1 day ago In the Dark: Rollin’ With the Homies (S1EP12 The CW Thurs 20 Jun 2019) Rollin’ With the Homies: It’s Murphy’s (Perry Mattfeld) first birthday since Tyson (Thamela Mpumlwana) was killed and she is feeling... advertisement MOVIES Movies6 days ago Must See Movies: Rocketman In the hands of actor turned director Dexter Fletcher Rocketman – with Elton John’s approval – has become a musical... Movies6 days ago Aliens (1987, Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn) After 57 years in deep sleep Flight Officer Ellen Ripley (Sigourney Weaver) is rescued from the escape capsule of the... Movies6 days ago L’Ennui (1998, Arielle Dombasle, Charles Bering) The portrayal of sexual obsession has long been a cinematic staple, but it’s a see-saw genre – for every original... mytvtonight mytvtonight devoted to all things film and tv.